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Samsung Health update removes the continuous heart rate graph, but you can get it back

A recent update to Samsung Health has removed an important feature from the app: the continuous heart rate graph. If you used the feature on your Galaxy watch, there's a simple way to get it back. As spotted by Reddit user TomaszPNote20U (via PiunikaWeb) and many others, the Samsung Health app no longer displays a continuous...

The Samsung Internet Browser is now available on the Galaxy Watch 4

The Samsung Galaxy Watch 4 addresses one of the main issues Android users have had with older Samsung smartwatches -- third-party app support. Thanks to One UI Watch based on Wear OS 3, Samsung's latest wearables give users access to a wide array of apps through the Play Store. In addition, Samsung has also started...

How to use the Body Composition feature on the Samsung Galaxy Watch 4

Samsung introduced its latest wearables -- the Galaxy Watch 4 and the Watch 4 Classic alongside the Galaxy Z Fold 3 and the Galaxy Z Flip 3. The Galaxy Watch 4 brings a host of improvements and new features compared to its predecessor. The software is now OneUI Watch based on top of Wear OS...

How to enable ECG and blood pressure on Galaxy Watch 4 paired with non-Samsung phones

Starting with the Galaxy Watch Active 2, Samsung added sensors to measure your blood pressure and take an ECG reading. These features are also available on the company's latest Galaxy Watch 4 series and last year's Galaxy Watch 3. But because of regulatory requirements, the functionality has quite a few restrictions. To record your blood pressure...

Galaxy Watch 4 update promises to improve touch bezel responsiveness

It's been a little under a month since Samsung announced the Galaxy Watch 4 series, and they're already receiving their second update. The latest Galaxy Watch 4 update, with build number BUI5, doesn't have many details in the changelog, but after installing it on my own watch, here are the changes we found. Touch Bezel Improvements For...

PPT Controller for the Galaxy Watch 4 lets you control slideshows from your smartwatch

After launching the Galaxy Watch 4 and Galaxy Watch 4 Classic early last month, Samsung has released a couple of software updates for the smartwatches with a few new features. The updates have introduced a few new features to the smartwatches and enabled some features previously available on older Tizen models. To further enhance the...

Samsung’s Galaxy Watch 4 can now control your Buds 2 while they’re connected to your phone

Following the launch of the Galaxy Watch 4 series early last month, Samsung rolled out a significant update for the smartwatches. The update added Samsung Health to the watch settings, volume controls to the quick settings panel, and a new button to help users quickly cancel automatic workout detection. Now, Samsung is rolling out yet...

Samsung Galaxy Watch 4 vs Fitbit Sense: Which smartwatch should you buy?

Samsung's new Galaxy Watch 4 enters a crowded wearables market that includes lots of choices. One of its competitors is the Fitbit Sense that debuted in 2020 and now retails at the same price tag as the Galaxy Watch 4. So if you have $250 to shell out, which of the two smartwatches makes more...

Samsung Galaxy Watch 4 vs Samsung Galaxy Watch 3: Which smartwatch should you buy?

The Apple Watch, for a long time, has been the best smartwatch to buy. The biggest downside to it though is it only works with an iPhone. If you're an Android user, there have been several options from various OEMs including Samsung. The Galaxy Watch 3 was one of the best smartwatches for Android but...

Do the Samsung Galaxy Watch 4 and Galaxy Watch 4 Classic have fall detection?

The Galaxy Watch 4 and the Watch 4 Classic are Samsung’s latest smartwatches. They pack a lot of exciting features but given the presence of the brand-new 'Wear OS Powered by Samsung' platform, there's a lot of curiosity around which features are present in the Watch 4 and which aren’t. One such feature is fall...

Galaxy Watch 4 update brings Samsung Health to Settings and more

Samsung has started rolling out the first post-launch software update for the Galaxy Watch 4 and the Galaxy Watch 4 Classic. The update adds the Samsung Health feature to Settings, introduces a new cancel button for automatic workout detection, and more. According to Tizen Help, the update has started rolling out to the Galaxy Watch 4 series...

Samsung Galaxy Watch 4 vs Apple Watch 6: Which smartwatch should you buy?

Samsung has announced its latest smartwatch -- the Galaxy Watch 4 -- and it comes with a host of improvements compared to its predecessor. The two major highlights of the Galaxy Watch 4 are the fact it runs on Google's new Wear OS platform with Samsung's skin on top, and the new BioActive sensor from Samsung...